After ceremonies at City Hall and a parade down Broadway, the
The Dodgers would play four seasons at the Coliseum. They won the 1959
With the left-field seats just 251 feet from home plate, Dodgers outfielder Wally Moon, as reported in this 2008 Times story, developed the famous "Moon shot" over the left-field wall.
The first five images below were taken April 18, 1958. The Times devoted several pages the next day to the Dodgers' first game in Los Angeles.
On March 29, 2008, the Dodgers and
This post was originally published on April 18, 2011.